This contract is Palladium priced in United States Dollars.  The price shown is the price of 1 Troy Oz. of XPD denominated in USD.  1 lot of XPDUSD in MetaTrader = 100 Troy Oz. of Palladium.

Trading Hours:

XPDUSD trades Monday - Friday from 01:00 - 23:59 server time.


XPDUSD has a variable spread that will widen and narrow due to market conditions.

Minimum Per-Click Trade Size:

The minimum number of contracts per click for XPDUSD is 0.01.  This is equivalent to 1 Troy Oz. of XPDUSD.

Maximum Per-Click Trade Size:

The maximum number of contracts per click for XPDUSD is 100.  This is equivalent to 10,000 Troy Oz. of XPDUSD.

Maximum Total Exposure:

The maximum total exposure is the total sum of all XPDUSD positions currently open on the trading account.  The maximum total exposure is based on the leverage of the trading account.  You can set your leverage by going to https://mt5.clients.evolve.markets/#/accounts and clicking the Gear next to the account you would like to change under Settings.  You will then navigate to the SET LEVERAGE tab.  The default setting when you sign up is FX 500 - BTC 50.

  • FX 500 - BTC 50; XPDUSD leverage = 1:500; maximum total exposure = 55 Lots XPDUSD.
  • FX 200 - BTC 25XPDUSD leverage = 1:200; maximum total exposure = 75 Lots XPDUSD.
  • FX 100 - BTC 10XPDUSD leverage = 1:100; maximum total exposure = 100 Lots XPDUSD.
  • FX 50 - BTC 5XPDUSD leverage = 1:50; maximum total exposure = 500 Lots XPDUSD.

Point Value:

XPDUSD has a minimum value of 0.01 USD.  Therefore, each 0.01 price movement of XPDUSD is equal to 1 point. 

Number of MT4/MT5 lots equal to 1 Troy Oz. of Palladium:

0.01 lots of XPDUSD is equal to 1 Oz. of Palladium.

Margin Requirement:

XPDUSD has a maximum leverage of 1:500, or 0.2% margin requirement.

For example, to open 1 lot of XPDUSD at 0.2% margin requirement at a XPDUSD price of $1,500, the margin requirement would be $1,500 * 100 * 0.002 = $300 USD, converted into your deposit currency.

Overnight Funding - Swap Rates:

XPDUSD has an overnight funding charge (Displayed as Swap in MetaTrader).

The current overnight funding (swap) rate is displayed in MetaTrader 4 and 5 by right clicking on the symbol and choosing 'Specification'.  The swap is applied at 00:00 server time Monday through Friday and is 3x on Wednesdays.  The swap is displayed in Points, and the point value of XPDUSD is 1 point = $1.00 USD.

Contract Type:

XPDUSD is a Contract for Difference otherwise known as a CFD.  CFDs allow speculation on the market price of XPDUSD without physical delivery of the underlying asset.

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